Episode 6 – Reimagining Little Brother, Little Sister

In this Anarchy episode of the podcast is a discussion of the fairy tale Brother and Sister. Several archetypes, such as the wicked stepmother, found in the original tale will be examined. Several modern retellings, the movies Princess: A Modern Fairytale, Frozen, a novel, A Tale Dark And Grimm, and the fairy tale, The Brother and Sister, will also be discussed, comparing and contrasting them with the original fairy tale.



  • Mark Rosman, director, Princess: A Modern Fairytale, Freeform, 2008


  • Lee, Jennifer and Chris Buck, directors. Frozen. Disney/Pixar, 2014
  • Gidwitz, Adam. A Tale Dark and Grimm. Andersen, 2011
  • Forty-Four Turkish Fairy Tales: The Brother and Sister, www.sacred-texts.com/asia/ftft/ftft04.htm